• Short Summary

    The inhabitants of London Zoo's Monkey House are feeling the effects of the dockers' strike--there is a shortage of bananas.

  • Description

    The inhabitants of London Zoo's Monkey House are feeling the effects of the dockers' strike--there is a shortage of bananas.

    Bananas are high on the diet priority of the apes and monkeys--and one of these most feeling the shortage is baby Suka, a 15-pound (7 kilo) orangutan from Borneo. also suffering from being cut down to one daily banana from the usual dozen--Gorilla Guy...but he's most philosophical about it, he's old enough to remember the wartime shortage of bananas.....

    SYNOPSIS: Bananas are high on the staple diet of all the monkeys at London Zoo--and the chimpanzees are less than delighted with a substitute of oranges.

    Lack of warm sunshine also makes the shortage seem worse--and Bunty and her daughter Saying try to keep warmer in the straw.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAADX8STVTLKE0S1XHZQYHP1AZF
    Media URN:
    VLVAADX8STVTLKE0S1XHZQYHP1AZF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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